Comedy writer and NBA fan Justin Halpern talks Lonzo Ball, the future of the Clippers, and the history of his NBA podcast, Short Corner, with Paul Shirley. He’s the New York Times Best-Selling author of Sh*t My Dad Says and I Suck at Girls. Enjoy his funny perspective on all things NBA, like which Warriors he dislikes the most and why he hopes Carmelo Anthony never joins the Clippers. Follow him @justin_halpern for half basketball observations and half jokes about jerking off.
Speculations on trades and draft picks get even more attention than the highest rated finals since Jordan. In this day and age there’s no end. No clear line between truth and clickbait. The message? You want to get ahead in this game you got to aim for the craziest of headlines. The Can’t Miss! It doesn’t matter how you get there. What about us? An NBA internet radio show? You’re damn right we’re… SPECULATORS!
Brickhouse joins forces with the Super Hoopers to form a NBA Comedy Death Lineup. We tackle hot button issues like Ice Cube’s Big 3 League’s “VIP Experiences,” agents relationships with draft prospects, and how it may be time for the Warriors to panic. The Hoopers teach us their very fun NBA Twitter game “Get@me Dawg.” We discuss the NBA headlines of the week, and share our shout-outs and beefs. Subscribe to the Super Hoopers on iTunes unless, of course, you hate fun. Find them on twitter @TheSuperHoopers, @TweetofMattHill, and @JHillNahMean
Kyrie Irving inspired us to build a NBA “intentional community” and give everyone their role. Visit BrickhouseLand! Dirk is the sage and Kelly Olynyk the scarecrow. AND we reveal HUGE news about the Wilt Chamberlain’s secret professional career before college. We give team by team corporate sponsor suggestions for next season’s advertisement patches. Plus, Pop vs Zaza and Skip Bayless combusts with joy the day after LeBron scores twelve. Follow us on Twitter @brickhousepod
Jason Burton, Texas A&M Commerce Women’s Basketball head coach, talks recruiting, the Final Four, the best NBA coaches and LeBron James. Burton plays TV exec for NBA spinoff show pitches by Matt and Bob. Plus, Phil Jackson, Lavar Ball and a deep dive into Salt Lake City nightlife.
Any NBA conspiracy nut worth his mettle can tell you how the draft is rigged and why “THEY” choose to gift the #1 pick to THAT particular franchise each year. In “The Tankoffs” we break down possible theories why the NBA would rig the draft for EVERY lottery team. Plus, EXCLUSIVE! and disturbing recordings from inside the offices of Pat Riley, Stan Kroenke and Rob Hennigan. Test your knowledge of teams and players in this year’s playoffs in our segment: Pop Quiz, Hot Shot! We Brickhouse because we care.
Unconventional analysis of the first round of the playoffs on Brickhouse this week: James Harden is Dave Grohl and the Rockets are his Foo Fighters, LeBron James pulled an “O’Doyle Rules” on the Pacers, and how the Spurs-Grizzles series is like your local election. Plus, Steve Ballmer reveals his secret retirement project and a PLAYOFF-level Diss of the Week.
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We break down the unlikely but not impossible predictions for the first round of the NBA playoffs. Will Jusuf Nurkic’s father fight the entire Warriors team? Could Jason Kidd actually get a free timeout by spilling nachos on the court? Tune in to find out. Also, Brickhouse now available on Dash Radio!
We reveal a list of free gift ideas for player tribute nights inspired by the Memphis Grizzlies give-aways of “Grindfather” Tony Allen pepper grinders! What former teammates do Westbrook and Harden put in their MVP-Race Musecages? Plus a couple instances of the unwritten rules of the NBA being broken this week: If you’re up 20 do you have to let the clock run out? The culprits of course are Lance Stephenson and Javale McGee.